step for Youth in Schools and Community Coalition

We care about youth, know the dangers of addiction, and want to make a difference

ONFE coordinates the step for Youth in Schools and Community Coalition. This community collaborative of 22 committed partners works to ensure students and their families in all 4 school boards have access to direct support, treatment, education, and prevention (step) for youth problematic substance and technology use. 

About the Program


“The recommendations from the counselor certainly helped me realize that I should change my current habits and do what’s best for me, rather than act on what I’m tempted to do.”

— Ottawa High School Student

You Can Help Students Succeed

Help to provide Ottawa youth and their families with access to support, treatment, education and prevention programming. You can help kids struggling with substance abuse – before it’s too late.